Medical Marijuana Business Directory
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MANTIS Ad Network
MANTIS is the largest and most advanced cannabis-friendly marketing platform in the world. Built for display, native, and video. The company works to connect industry-leading brands with their desired audience across more than 500 digital publications in the niche. As of 2017, MANTIS influences more than 35 million monthly readers per month. Advertisers can run strategic display, content, and video advertising campaigns, reaching millions of targeted readers while effortlessly tracking their ad spend and campaign’s performance. Publishers (i.e., website owners) that are accepted into the ad network can effectively monetize their website traffic, earning …
Multidisciplinary Association for Psychedelic Studies (MAPS)
Founded in 1986, the Multidisciplinary Association for Psychedelic Studies (MAPS) is a 501(c)(3) non-profit research and educational organization that develops medical, legal, and cultural contexts for people to benefit from the careful uses of psychedelics and marijuana.
National Cannabis Industry Association (NCIA)
Founded in 2010, The National Cannabis Industry Association (NCIA) is a trade organization for the cannabis industry. It serves to provide canna-businesses with a voice in Washington, D.C. The NCIA is led by industry leaders with the intent to speak for the needs of the rapidly-growing cannabis industry. Additionally, they allow members to choose who will serve on the board of directors with annual elections.
Marijuana Policy Project (MPP)
The Marijuana Policy Project was founded in 1995 in Washington, DC. The founders were members of NORML, but felt the organization should be more proactive. In turn, they broke away and started the MPP. In the time since its inception, the Marijuana Policy Project has garnered support from a number of influential parties and their advisory board includes celebrities like Jack Black, Bill Maher, Adrienne Curry, and Jesse Ventura. They have been instrumental to a number of changes in cannabis policy at the state level and aims to have the same effect on a national scale.
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Orlando Medical Marijuana Symposium for Healthcare Providers
Orlando Medical Marijuana Symposium for Healthcare Providers is an event designed to be an engaging day of education and discussion to learn how medical marijuana may impact your medical practice in the future. Attendees will explore the physiology of the endocannabinoid system, learn how to make dosage and delivery system choices, listen to top researchers and physicians on the use of cannabis for military-related PTSD treatment, pain relief, neurodegenerative diseases and much more.
3rd Annual Southwest Cannabis Conference & Expo
The Southwest Cannabis Conference and Expo is coming back to host the most exciting professional and educational medical cannabis conference the Southwest United States Cannabis industry has ever seen. A business-to-business event bringing together experts from the local, regional and national cannabis industry to network and share the latest industry information is an event where individuals interested in the industry can learn more from these industry experts. Last year was just the introduction, our theme this year: THE CANNABIS WORLD OF TOMORROW Attendees will hear from speakers there to educate and inspire, not just showcase, their businesses. As always SWCC …
1st Annual Boston CWCBExpo
The Cannabis World Congress & Business Expositions are business-to-business events for the legalized cannabis industry and are held twice 3 times per year in the largest media, financial and business markets. The Cannabis World Congress & Business Expositions are held in New York, Los Angeles and Boston, and are the leading forums for dispensary owners, growers, suppliers, investors, medical professionals, government regulators, legal counsel, and entrepreneurs looking to achieve business success and identify new areas of growth in this dynamic and fast-growing industry. Above all else, we are committed to the expansion, legitimization, and acceptance of the cannabis industry.
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Dr. Robert Melamede
Dr. Robert Melamede has a Ph.D. in Molecular Biology and Biochemistry from the City University of New York. Dr. Melamede retired as Chairman of the Biology Department at University of Colorado, Colorado Springs in 2005, where he continues to teach and research cannabinoids, cancer, and DNA repair. Dr. Melamede is recognized as a leading authority on the therapeutic uses of cannabis, and has authored or co-authored dozens of papers on a wide variety of scientific subjects. Dr. Melamede also serves on the Editorial Board of The Journal of the International Association for Cannabis as Medicine, the Scientific …
Dr. Donald Abrams
Dr. Donald I. Abrams is a specialist in cancer and integrative medicine at the UCSF Osher Center for Integrative Medicine at Mount Zion. He is also the Chief of Hematology and Oncology at San Francisco General Hospital. Through his work with the Osher Center, Abrams consults with cancer patients on integrative medicine options. He has also conducted research on alternative and complementary treatments, including botanical therapies and the medical use of cannabis. He is an executive committee member of the UCSF Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center. Accordingly, he is co-chair of of the center’s Symptom Management, Palliative Care and …
Director of Communications of Marijuana Policy Project (MPP)
Based in Denver, Mason Tvert is the Director of Communications at the Marijuana Policy Project (MPP), where he oversees the media strategy and online outreach efforts. Prior to taking over MPP’s communications department, he co-directed the successful campaign in support of Amendment 64, the 2012 ballot initiative to regulate marijuana like alcohol in Colorado. In January 2013, the Denver Post named him the state’s “Top Thinker” in the area of politics and government. Previously, Mason co-founded and directed Safer Alternative For Enjoyable Recreation (SAFER), a Colorado-based nonprofit organization dedicated to educating the public about the relative safety of marijuana compared …
Co-Founder of Ganjoi Edibles
Cannabis advocate Alexis Jones is a patient, writer, and vendor in the San Francisco Bay Area. Alexis received her bachelor’s degree in English from Florida State University and now blogs about her battles with Late Stage Lyme Disease and cannabis experience at Medical Jane and the United Patients Group. She is also the co-founder of the vegan, gluten-free edible business in northern California known as Ganjoi.